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Employment indicators: Weekly as at 23 November 2020

26 November 2020

Key facts

The 6-day series includes jobs with a pay period equal to or less than 7 days, while the 20-day series covers jobs with pay periods of 14 days or fewer. The 34-day series includes all jobs regardless of their pay period.

The 34-day series indicated that for the latest week, the week ended 18 October 2020:

  • the number of paid jobs (compared with the previous week) were:
    • 2,227,360 total paid jobs (up 5,870 or 0.26 percent)
    • 103,940 paid jobs in primary industries (up 2,960 or 2.93 percent)
    • 410,230 paid jobs in goods-producing industries (down 120 or 0.03 percent)
    • 1,656,370 in services industries (up 3,710 or 0.22 percent)
    • 56,810 in unclassified industries (down 690 or 1.20 percent).
  • the median income (compared with the previous week) was:
    •  $1,041.40 (down $1.62 or 0.16 percent).

More data

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